Based on the Scholastic series, the graphic novel centers on a brother and sister who move into their late great-grandfather's home after their father dies. They must use his amulet to rescue their widowed mother from a beast who lures her into an underground world.
The Princess and the Frog screenwriter Rob Edwards has signed on to write two projects for Warner Bros., Amulet and An Animated American.
Amulet is based on the graphic novel by Kazu Kibuishi and follows teenage siblings who discover a world of demons and monsters. They come to realize that they are actually the last in the line of guardians who must keep these creatures at bay with the help of a mystical amulet. Will Smith and James Lassiter are producing Amulet through their Overbrook Entertainment banner. Both Will Smith and his son, Jaden Smith, were at one time attached to star, although it is not known if they are still attached.Read More